• Alumni

    Amy Boddy, PhD

    University of California Santa Barbara

    Dr. Boddy has taken the position of Assistant Professor in Integrative Anthropological Sciences at UCSB.

    Read more about DR. Boddy and her work here.


    Marc Tollis, PhD

    Northern Arizona University

    Dr. Tollis is an evolutionary biologist using statistical genetics, bioinformatics and fieldwork to investigate the evolution of cancer suppression across mammals. He was a postdoctoral fellow in the Cancer and Evolution Lab. Read more about Dr. Tollis, his work, and lab here.

    Michelle Culbertson

    University of Utah

    Michelle was an extremely bright, passionate and curious undergraduate student in the lab. She is now an MD/PhD student.

    Aika Schneider-Utaka

    Aika received her undergraduate and master’s degree in Biology. While working at the lab, she used bioinformatics to study the evolution of cancer genes across mammals. She is currently running a clinic in Portland, OR specializing in glaucoma.

    Shri Narayanan

    Master's Student, Erasmus Program

    Shrinath received a bachelor degree (B.Tech) in Biotechnology from Anna University and a master degree in Cell and Molecular Biology from University of Texas at Dallas, and he is trained as a molecular biologist.Ph.D.During his masters, he worked with Dr.Nikki Delk on examining the effects of cytokines on breast cancer cells with respect to its receptor status. Since then, he has started to develop strong interests in the evolutionary perspectives of cancer development and multicellularity.